11 November 2012

Egypt: Antiquities Minister Reports to PM On Meeting With Irina Bokova

Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim briefed on Saturday 10/11/2012 Prime Minister Hisham Qandil on his meeting with Director-General of the UNESCO Irina Bokova in Paris.

Ibrahim asked for the UNESCO's funding of the final stage of the National Civilization Museum construction in Fostat.

On behalf of the UNESCO, Bokova suggested that Egyptian antiquities experts help Qatar establish its national museum.

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